A TOP price of €525,000, which was paid for the winning Galileo mare Snowflakes, headed the opening session of today’s Goffs November Breeding Stock Sale which posted a set of results that made good gains on last year.

On a day that produced an 86% clearance rate, the turnover came in at €7,699,300 which was a 30% progression on last year. The €23,000 median grew by 28% and the average of €41,618 was up by 19% on last year.